Flipping pancakes for kids

The Sunrise Optimist Club of Roswell held its annual pancake breakfast Saturday at Bethel Baptist Church. Twenty-two of the 33 members participated in one way or another,...

Senior Circle offers free flu shots to first 200

Senior Circle will provide free flu shots to the first 200 members from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Oct. 28. Members must show their membership...

Science-fiction author to visit Saturday

Author Larry Sydow will be visiting the library this Saturday to speak about his new book, “Parallel Missions.” This science-fiction novel is about Derek and...

Consider disease in homeless planning

While the idea of a tent city for the homeless (Oct. 13 article on “homeless camp”) is very appealing, there is a serious health...

Writer commended for defending algebra

Anybody who questions the inclusion of algebra in a school’s curriculum needs to read Michael Apostol’s thoughtfully penned RDR column titled “Algebra and the...

City is edging on financial crisis

I recall during Mayor Del Jurney’s administration, when ENMU-R lobbied the city for a one-eighth of 1 percent increase in GRT tax to help fund educational...

Energy summit highlights oil and gas industry; Shale oil development helping...

CARLSBAD — “Oil is a global market.” That was the word given to people attending the 2017 Carlsbad Mayor’s Energy Summit held Monday at the...